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Female with prey - Trichonephila clavipes Young Golden Silk Orbweaver - Trichonephila clavipes Golden Silk Orbweaver Egg Sac and Spiderlings - Trichonephila clavipes Golden Silk Orbweaver Egg Sac - Trichonephila clavipes Golden Silk Orbweaver Spiderling - Trichonephila clavipes Golden Silk Orbweaver Spiderling - Trichonephila clavipes small orange headed spider - Trichonephila clavipes Unknown orbweaver - Trichonephila clavipes
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Araneidae (Orb Weavers)
Genus Trichonephila (Golden Orb-weavers)
Species clavipes (Golden Silk Orbweaver)
No Taxon juveniles